February 23, 2009
Help KING 5 Discover the "The Best Northwest Escapes"
KING 5 contest includes your chance to win a Leavenworth Adventure Package
Seattle, WA Cast your vote in Evening Magazine's "The Best Northwest Escapes" from KING 5 and you could win a 5-day Leavenworth adventure package, including river rafting, horseback riding, mountain biking, rock climbing and golf for your family of four.
It's your chance to take part in "The Best Northwest Escapes." Through the new KING 5 Internet voting guide known as "The Best," you can vote for the places and activities that make our Northwest so special. Vote at KING5.com/best. This year's contest offers more than 80 unique categories including the best beach, tourist town, golf course, balloon ride, white water rafting, surf shop, spa retreat, bed and breakfast and much, much more.
"The Best Northwest Escapes" contest is designed to enhance "The Best" guide on KING5.com. Last fall, KING 5 viewers launched "The Best" guide with its annual "The Best of Western Washington" contest. Powered by CityVoter, the guide now contains more than 160 categories of user reviews and ratings which are updated on an ongoing basis. "This is a fantastic opportunity for voters to help each other discover the best escapes in the Northwest," said Josh Walker, CEO of CityVoter. "KING 5 is truly becoming the place for recommendations from local insiders." The search for the "The Best Northwest Escapes" will make "The Best" guide at www.KING5.com even more comprehensive.
Voters can enter to win the 5-day Leavenworth adventure package by registering to vote on KING5.com. Entries must be received on line by April 13 at 6:59 p.m. Mail-in entries must be postmarked by April 8. Visit www.KING5.com/best for more details and contest rules.
Once you have voted for your favorites, sit back and watch the unveiling of the winners during KING 5's Evening Magazine May 4 - 8 at 7 p.m.
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